Long Beach, CA
Today, a former Jordan High School teacher was charged with committing a lewd act with a 13 year old girl.
Mark Anthony Santo, age 51, pleaded not guilty today according to the LA County District Attorney’s office. The alleged crime includes possible assault on the girl at his home in 2015 who was a family friend.
Bail is set at $100,000 with a potential maximum sentence of 8 years in state prison. The trial is set to begin on June 20th at the LA County Superior Courthouse in Long Beach.
The investigation is still pending.